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  • John Barrymore
    John Barrymore
    American actor 1882-1942
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    A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.
  • Günther Grass
    Günther Grass
    German writer 1927-2015
    Günther Grass
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    We already have the statistics for the future: the growth percentages of pollution, overpopulation, desertification. The future is already in place.
  • Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    British princess 1961-1997
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    I've got to have a place where I can find peace of mind.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
    Joseph Addison
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    True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self, and in the next, from the friendship and conversation of a few select companions.
  • Bob Hope
    Bob Hope
    American comedian, actor 1903-
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    A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don't need it.
  • Henry Louis Mencken
    Henry Louis Mencken
    American journalist and critic 1880-1956
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    A church is a place in which gentlemen who have never been to heaven brag about it to persons who will never get there.
  • Josh Billings
    Josh Billings
    American humorist 1815-1885
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    A good place to visit, but a poor place to stay.
  • Marguerite Duras
    Marguerite Duras
    French author and filmmaker 1914-
    Marguerite Duras
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    A house means a family house, a place specially meant for putting children and men in so as to restrict their waywardness and distract them from the longing for adventure and escape they've had since time began.
  • Bruce Forsyth
    Bruce Forsyth
    British presenter, actor, comedian, singer, dancer and screenwriter 1928-2017
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    Ambition can take the place of everything - even sex.
  • B. R. Ambedkar
    B. R. Ambedkar
    Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
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    An ideal society should be mobile, should be full of channels for conveying a change taking place in one part to other parts. In an ideal society, there should be many interests consciously communicated and shared.
  • Ezra Pound
    Ezra Pound
    American poet 1885-1972
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    Gloom and solemnity are entirely out of place in even the most rigorous study of an art originally intended to make glad the heart of man.
  • Aesop
    Aesop
    Greek fabulist and story teller 620-564 BCE
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    He that is discontented in one place will seldom be content in another.
  • Jack Kinder
    Jack Kinder
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    High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation.
  • Iris Murdoch
    Iris Murdoch
    Anglo-Irish novelist and philosopher 1919-1999
    Iris Murdoch
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    I think being a woman is like being Irish. Everyone says you're important and nice, but you take second place all the same.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    In conversation the game is, to say something new with old words. And you shall observe a man of the people picking his way along, step by step, using every time an old boulder, yet never setting his foot on an old place.
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